>From git add --help
Like -u, but match <filepattern> against files in the working
tree in addition to the index. That means that it will find new files as
well as staging modified content and
removing files that are no longer in the working tree.
In other words, "git add ." will only add new files and modified files to
the index to be committed. It will not schedule removed files for deletion.
If I've done a lot of restructuring, and moved a lot files around, I try to
always use add -A so I don't forget committing file deletions.
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